Lakota Funds
  • P.O. Box 340 Kyle, South Dakota 57752 USA
  • (605) 455-2500
  • M-F 8:30am-4:30pm

Youth Financial Literacy

By collaborating with various community partners, Lakota Funds delivers financial literacy training to our Reservation youth to help them improve their skills and establish a foundation for the wise use of money.

Business Plan Competition

10th Annual LNI Business Plan Competition
December 13-15, 2016; Rapid City, SD
If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and love competition, entering the Lakota Nations Invitational (LNI) Business Plan Competition could be a great opportunity for you. Lakota Funds offers assistance and resources to help interested youth prepare a winning entry. We can help you develop your dream product or service, marketing plan, management and operations policies, and financial projections. Your idea and our coaching will equal a slam dunk!

The purpose of the LNI Business Plan Competition is to bring awareness of entrepreneurship to high school students to think about creating business opportunities in and around South Dakota. To enter the competition, students must submit a completed application, a business plan, 15-minute Power Point presentation, and a tri-fold table top display.

Conference Registration
In order to compete in this year's LNI Business Plan Competition, please complete and return the registration form by October 6, 2017.

For more information, contact Angela Koenen at gro.s1513246913dnufa1513246913tokal1513246913@nene1513246913oka1513246913 or 605-455-2500.

This year's competition sponsored in part by Citi Community Development. 

Youth Art Competition

Lakota Funds hosts an annual art market and exhibit. As part of this event, we facilitate a Youth Art Contest that is open to youth ages 5-18 with traditional and contemporary categories. All art mediums are welcome.